GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9157 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Corbicella subaequilatera Lycett
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Corbicella subaequilatera Lycett – See Lycett, J

Registration No. GSM9157
Collector Lycett Collection
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1864 – 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: GSM 52881-5 and 9157 are in the same sample box in tray 480523.
Country England
Locality Rodborough Hill - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Cox & Arkell. 1948. British GO Mollusc - Palaeont Soc p.35

Lycett, J. Cotteswold Hills p.126

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